We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Romados

#219 of 4,641 Restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence
Le Plateau-Mont-Royal
Portuguese
Improve this listing
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Your filters are still active.
There are no pins in your viewport. Try moving the map or changing your filters.
Get directions
115 Rachel E, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
5148491803
Today
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 7:00 am - 8:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 122 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 72
    Excellent
  • 34
    Very good
  • 12
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Most recent review
Best chicken in town

They have been serving the best chicken in town for years but still charge a very affordable price. Make sure you can at least 30 minutes ahead so you only to wait in the pickup line.

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 16, 2015
Nicq
,
Montreal, Canada
Good for:
  • Late Night
Add Photo Write a Review

122 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • Portuguese first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Montreal, Canada
Top Contributor
252 reviews 252 reviews
168 restaurant reviews
123 helpful votes 123 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2015

They have been serving the best chicken in town for years but still charge a very affordable price. Make sure you can at least 30 minutes ahead so you only to wait in the pickup line.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Saratoga Springs, New York
Top Contributor
84 reviews 84 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

The smell of this place will draw you in from blocks away. The lines inside might discourage you. But if you plan well, you will not be disappointed! Hubby and I were staying a few blocks from this restaurant, and decided to start our day with an early lunch here, before the crowds came (11a). We noted that you can... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes 1
Montreal, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 21, 2014

Very good chicken. First time I didn't like the hot sauce (too spicy for me) so I returned to taste the regular sauce...... on top of a freshly cooked half chicken and a few Natas after.... you can happily die after!... I look forward to get back there!.... mmmm

Was this review helpful? Yes
Quebec City, Canada
Contributor
16 reviews 16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

This review is for the chicken (I'm a big protein fan). I wish this was in NYC. The chicken was moist, perfect spices, and the hot sauce had a good amount of heat. If you want more heat, ask for more sauce. Surprisingly, the side salad that came with it was perfect to cool off the heat from the hot... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
New Haven, Connecticut
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 23, 2014

Does to chicken what Schwartz's does for smoked meat, St. Viateur does for bagels, La Banquise does for poutine. Best take-out chicken around. Go for the spicy option.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Montreal, Canada
Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I had the chance to taste Romados chicken twice in my life. The first time was 2 years ago, I ordered a full-chicken for take-out and it was dry as the desert. The second time was roughly a month ago. It was not only dry, but there was missing a leg and it tasted like a glass of red wine.... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Dorval, Canada
Senior Reviewer
6 reviews 6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

I usually buy vouchers online to go to Romados and for the amount that I pay I get a lot more! The chicken is really tasty and the staffs are always friendly. Not forgetting about their nice variety of deserts as well as Portuguese bread. I went there last Thanksgiving but this time the service took forever, we waited at... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Five stars for the amount of food/price ratio, 4 stars for the taste, 2 stars for the food they gave me. I went there at ~6pm on a Saturday in August since I heard it would be packed later. 5-6 persons were in line so it did not take too long. Ordered to-go with a half-chicken combo that many people... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes
Montreal, Canada
Contributor
17 reviews 17 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

My expectation was higher than what I got. The chicken is good, but I will not rate it as I saw people did. The chicken was not seasoned and fries were really oily and tasted old.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Montreal, Canada
Contributor
19 reviews 19 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

So my first time trying Romados was through delivery one weekend. I was very disappointed by the indirect rudeness of the employee: he flat out refused the tip because he believed he should be tipped at least 4-5$ - for delivery?! I had only ordered a half chicken... The delivery service already cost me money from the restaurant, and then... More 

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Romados also viewed

 

Been to Romados? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 115 Rachel E, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau-Mont-Royal
  • Neighborhood: Le Plateau-Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: 5148491803

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Portuguese
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 8:00 pm

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Romados staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?